Michigan’s Representative Carl Levin Targeted Conservatives in IRS Scandal – UPDATED

Carl Levin (D-MI)

When the IRS targeting scandal broke last year, officials in Washington attempted to cast the blame for its targeting of conservative groups on an IRS regional office in Cincinnati.  The IRS used glaring orange and yellow warning labels on files related to select conservative issues of concern for "tea party" organizations.Now the scandal, which led to a charge of "contempt of Congress" for former IRS official Lois Lerner who blocked the investigation, has reached into Michigan.  Letters … [Read more...]

“Catholic” Pelosi Washes Feet in Episcopal Church, Promotes Immigration Bill

Pelosi footwashing

WHAT?!!  Foot washing as political theatre?Nancy Pelosi, that darling of the Left who boldly declares her catholicity while fighting the Catholic Church's teachings on abortion, contraception and "reproductive rights", has gone a step further:The California Democrat participated in the Holy Thursday foot washing at an Episcopal church, St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in San Francisco.  Not by offering her own feet--but by helping Bishop Marc Andres to wash the feet of two c … [Read more...]

Obama: “Pope Francis Teaches Us to Live Righteously and Live Humbly” (UPDATED)

Prayer Breakfast

On Monday, April 14, President Obama received religious leaders in the East Room of the White House for the annual White House Easter Prayer Breakfast.You can read the entire speech at the government's website.  And you should, because there's much to take away.If I may, I'd like to grab just a few of his most poignant quotes.A bit of self-effacing humor: And I will once again resist the temptation to preach to preachers.  (Laughter.)  It never works out well.  I am reminded of the a … [Read more...]